Embedded Software Engineer

  • Location:
    Staines, England, United Kingdom
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
  • Job Id
The Business Entity

The Cisco SPVSS Set Top Box R&D group defines, develops and supports the current and future Cisco digital Set Top Box (STB) middleware products. Whilst insisting on a high quality product, our customers demand rich solutions that can give them the edge in the competitive Pay TV market. The company continually seeks to exploit the evolution of the STB & digital TV technologies to provide increasingly varied and dynamic solutions. Ideas and solutions come as much from inside the company as from our customers. 

The Team

The development groups are involved in the continued adoption of agile development techniques. The successful applicant will therefore need to be adaptable and comfortable in a close working environment
Role & Responsibilities
*Work within a team of highly motivated developers using knowledge of both software and hardware devices.
*Liaise with other development groups, Project Managers and Systems Architects as appropriate.
*Design of software to meet customer and internal requirements, defining interfaces to other software components.
*Software Component Integration, writing and debugging code.
*Take responsibility for ensuring that the Software Code of Practice and the Software Development Process are followed.
Minimum Qualifications
Education : Degree level or equivalent Technical Skills Evidence of practical achievements in the application of one or more of the following skill and knowledge sets
*Good knowledge of applying C/C++ in a multitasking embedded environment.
*Use of simulators, compilers and debuggers.
*Linux development and POSIX standards.
*Real Time Operating Systems.
*Design methodologies and CASE tools (UML).

Desired Skills

In additional the following skills are desirable
*Good team player. Enjoys collaborative working.
*Good communication and organisational skills.
*A self motivated person who can work in a demanding environment to strict time lines.
*Meticulous and thorough with a healthy respect for quality and standards.
*Proven software engineering experience with a sound appreciation of all aspects of the software life cycle.

About Cisco
The Internet of Everything is a phenomenon driving new opportunities for Cisco and it's transforming our customers' businesses worldwide. We are pioneers and have been since the early days of connectivity. Today, we are building teams that are expanding our technology solutions in the mobile, cloud, security, IT, and big data spaces, including software and consulting services. As Cisco delivers the network that powers the Internet, we are connecting the unconnected. Imagine creating unprecedented disruption. Your revolutionary ideas will impact everything from retail, healthcare, and entertainment, to public and private sectors, and far beyond. Collaborate with like-minded innovators in a fun and flexible culture that has earned Cisco global recognition as a Great Place To Work. With roughly 10 billion connected things in the world now and over 50 billion estimated in the future, your career has exponential possibilities at Cisco.

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